Special to the Times Vedette


May 13, 4 p.m., Stuart Public Library, 111 E. Front St. Join us for an all-ages program to create your very own herb garden. Learn how to harvest herbs and learn about the resource, Spend Smart Eat Smart from Iowa State University Extension. Anyone younger than 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Cost is $5 per garden. Registration is required. To register, call 641-747-2276



May 30, 1-3 p.m. Guthrie County Extension Office, 212 State St., Guthrie Center. This program empowers youth and equips them with practical strategies to manage stress and difficult emotions and to improve overall wellbeing. Enhances performance in school, sports, the arts and other daily activities. After first session, future dates will be determined. To register, call 641-747-2276.



As Iowans deal with disruptions to their families and communities, this website at https://www.extension.iastate.edu/humansciences/disaster-recovery provides information to help you cope with concerns about stress and relationships, personal finance, and nutrition and wellness.



211 is a free, comprehensive information and referral line linking Iowa residents to health and human service programs, community services, disaster services and governmental programs. This service is collaborating with the Iowa Department of Public Health to provide confidential assistance, stress counseling, education and referral services related to COVID-19 concerns.

The Guthrie County Extension Office is located at 212 State St., Guthrie Center, IA 50115. Email xguthrie@iastate.edu or call 641-747-2276.